Open positions: Tampere

Senior Data Scientist - Tampere

Happy people do great things together. We are looking for a talented and experienced data scientist to join our crew in Tampere, in an award-winning international work environment.

We are looking for a person who enjoys developing practical machine learning applications together with a team of software developers and designers. You know your stuff and have clear communication skills so that you are able convince our clients when needed.

A proper data science toolbox is a strong requirement. Therefore, an ideal candidate has most of the following skills:

  • Programming languages and libraries: Python (e.g. Pandas, Scipy, scikit-learn, Keras, Tensorflow), R, Java, Scala, Spark/Hadoop, SQL

  • Machine learning, statistics

  • Cloud services such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Watson

  • Software development, presentation and sales skills are all major pluses.

If you can offer us your expertise, we can offer you an extremely interesting job in one of the world's best workplaces. We love Tampere for its cozy atmosphere, thriving tech scene, and good international connections. We're also super proud of our 70-strong crew and our loft office in the beautiful Tampella landscape by the rapids. If you want to experience other cities you also have the opportunity to work at our other sites, e.g. London, Berlin or Helsinki, through client projects or our FutuHike program. Futurice also offers sponsorships for open source contributions that you do in your free time. And since you know best what tools you need, you get to pick your work laptop, smartphone, tablet or smartwatch.

If the above sounds like something you can and want to do, and you're a friendly person who is fun to work with, we would love to get your application! Please send it along with your CV and possible portfolio (e.g. GitHub, app stores) to, or use the form below.!

NOTE: We are currently not able to offer visa sponsorships for Tampere, so unfortunately we can't take applications from outside EU/EEA forward. However, do by all means take a look at our positions in the Helsinki HQ!

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For more information, contact:

Miikka Ermes Lead Data Scientist
+358 40 530 9273